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A trademark for the hydrochloride form of the drug bupropion, used as an antidepressant.
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5 million in the second quarter of 2006, a 22% decrease that reflects the introduction of generic competition for Wellbutrin XL[R] and lower revenues for Biovail Pharmaceuticals Canada (BPC) and the Company's portfolio of generic products.
Despite the loss of exclusivity on the 300mg strength of Wellbutrin XL[R], we have begun 2007 on solid footing," said Biovail Chief Executive Officer Dr.
9-million provision related to a contract-loss provision in the Wellbutrin XL[R] agreement with GSK, and an additional $1.
ii) With defined exceptions, none of Teva/Anchen/Impax/Watson may market a generic version of the 150mg strength of Wellbutrin XL[R] until 2008.
market exclusivity for generic products, the impact of consolidation of our distributors and customers, regulatory changes that may prevent Teva from utilizing exclusivity periods, potential liability for sales of generic products prior to a final resolution of outstanding patent litigation, including that relating to the generic versions of Allegra[R], Neurontin[R] and Wellbutrin XL[R] , the effects of competition on our innovative products, especially Copaxone[R] sales, the impact of pharmaceutical industry regulation and pending legislation that could affect the pharmaceutical industry, the difficulty of predicting U.
India-based Dr Reddy's Laboratories has introduced Bupropion HCl extended-release tablets, USP (SR) in 100 mg, 150 mg and 200 mg, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Wellbutrin SR (bupropion HCl) Sustained-Release Tablets, in the United States, it was reported yesterday.
The product is one of the five generic versions of Wellbutrin XL 300-mg tablets that have been approved by the FDA.
The affected product is Budeprion XL 300 mg, manufactured by Impax Laboratories and marketed by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA--one of the five generic versions of Wellbutrin XL 300-mg tablets that have been approved by the FDA.
As part of the settlement, the pharmaceutical company is admitting to promoting the drugs Paxil and Wellbutrin for off-label uses and failing to report safety data about Avandia to the Food and Drug Administration.
In contrast, the medications mirtazapine (Remeron, Remeron SolTab) and bupropion (Wellbutrin, Wellbutrin SR, and Wellbutrin XL) have been associated with a lower incidence of sexual side effects.
Drew Pinsky had a somewhat intimate relationship with pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK), the maker of antidepressant Wellbutrin, in the late '90s.
Bupropion HCl SR tablets, the generic equivalent of GlaxoSmithKline's Wellbutrin SR, are now available from Actavis in the following strengths: 100mg, 150mg, and 200mg.